Restaurants

Mr Fu’s fabulous Hong Kong pudding shop

May 3, 2017

Venerable sweet shop Kwan Kee makes cakes and puddings from scratch every day, winning the Kowloon takeaway recognition from Michelin• Hong Kong shopping guide Kwan Kee snack store has been selling sweets on a busy corner of Fuk Wa street, in Hong Kong’s Sham Shui Po district, Kowloon, since the 1960s. Owner Fu Wing-Cheung named […]

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A $15 dinner from the chefs at the world’s best restaurant

May 3, 2017

Can’t afford the $295 tasting menu at New York’s Eleven Madison Park, the world’s number one restaurant? Now you can sample budget versions of the same dishes at Made Nice, which opened today The new Made Nice restaurant is a modern, brightly lit space in New York’s Flatiron district adorned with colourful slogans like “Fresh […]

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Brussels city guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants

May 3, 2017

Ignore the cynics, Brussels is one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities, with hip bars and cafes, vintage markets and a fine line in the ‘9th Art’ Living in Paris, I am used to getting a surprised look from French friends when I tell them I am off for a fun weekend in Brussels. For sure, […]

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Koj, Cheltenham: restaurant review

May 3, 2017

Opening a restaurant is a MasterChef finalist’s dream. It’s taken Andrew Koj five years. Has it been worth the wait? Koj, 3 Regent Street, Cheltenham GL50 1HE (01242 580 455). Meal for two, including drinks and service: £60 As the current series of MasterChef roars along, full of shout and John Torode’s eye rolling and […]

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10 of the best cafes and restaurants near Paris’s major attractions

May 3, 2017

Lunch near Paris’s big draws doesn’t have to be expensive or touristy. A short walk from the Eiffel Tower or the Louvre will reveal a classic bistro, stylish brasserie or locals’ favourite Everyone visiting Paris is likely to end up among the crowds at its most famous sights; the problem that arises, then, is that […]

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10 of Bilbao’s best pintxos bars

May 3, 2017

The city’s many bars are piled high with pintxos, the Basque country’s take on tapas, which are a great way of sampling regional specialities for a few euros. Or string a few together to create a brilliant bar crawl Bilbainos consider good pintxos a fundamental joy of daily life, and bars dedicated to providing them […]

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‘I fell for Mallorca and bought an orange farm there … on a whim’

May 3, 2017

Author Peter Kerr swapped his Scottish farm for an orange grove and discovered the history and laid-back attitude of ‘l’illa de la calma’ The magic of Mallorca and the July atmosphere made me buy an orange farm there, on a whim. I was on holiday with my wife and we were driving through the mountains […]

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Wright’s Food Emporium, Llanarthney, Carmarthenshire: review

May 3, 2017

This pub/cafe/deli on the edge of the Brecon Beacons made a name for itself with its excellent food and laid-back charm. Now it’s added stylish accommodation ‘over the shop’ so diners can crash out after dinner You always want a good pub within walking distance of a holiday let. So a cottage that shares a […]

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Claude Bosi at Bibendum: restaurant review | Jay Rayner

May 3, 2017

Yes it’s expensive and the wine list is far too long, but the reborn Bibendum is everything a great place should be 81 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW3 6RD (020 7581 5817). Meal for two, including wine and service: £180 The best restaurants have a special, unforced ingredient. At Bibendum, it’s the sunlight. On a […]

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Kangaroo on the barbie as Australia goes to town for the superstar chefs | Brigid Delaney’s diary

May 3, 2017

Tourism bosses spent a fortune to bring the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony to Melbourne. And they certainly know how to put on a show Strange as it may seem, before the star-studded World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards night in Melbourne, there was some anxiety about whether there would be any food. “In New […]

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